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Folic acid/methyl folate supplementation and cancer?

Answered on August 19, 2014
Created September 15, 2012 at 7:18 PM

Folic acid supplementation assists cell division. In cancer and healthy cells. Same thing for methyl folate supplements???

http://nutritiondiva.quickanddirtytips.com/folic-acid-and-cancer-risk.aspx

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on September 15, 2012
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Many cancer cells express an increased number of folate receptors. This observation is actually used to treat some cancers, see Folate Targeting.

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